Areas for investment. Which regions of the Russian Federation investors prefer
Today, you can hear a variety of evaluation of investment attractiveness of Russia. Optimists note increase in the consumer market and household income, the pessimists point to the inevitable effects of Western sanctions. However, the impact of both positive and negative factors largely depends on the region. “Izvestia” tried to figure out which cities in Russia, an investor is willing to, and where risks do often not justify the possible benefits.
According to experts, the current investment rating of Russia is far from being perfect, but dynamics in the direction of improvement is observed. Thus, according to Doing Business – an authoritative international ranking, in 2013 Russia was ranked 92th among 189 countries in terms of attractiveness for investors. Since 2012 our country has managed to “win” as many as 20 positions.
For the full article (in Russian) please visit the source: http://izvestia.ru/news/577256